UPDATE: Woman killed in rollover

A single-vehicle rollover along Highway 97 claimed the life of one woman Monday evening.

  • Jan. 23, 2017 2:00 p.m.
An accident occured on Highway 97 near Oyama

An accident occured on Highway 97 near Oyama

UPDATE: 10 p.m.

RCMP confirm reports a rollover has claimed the life of one woman Monday evening.

Emergency crews were called to the crash scene, along Highway 97 at Crystal Waters Road shortly before 7 p.m.

“Lake Country RCMP and the BC Coroners Service are investigating after a single-vehicle roll over crash claimed the life of a woman,” said Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey.

A lane closure is still in effect northbound following the accident.

UPDATE: 7:30 P.M.

Early reports indicate the single-vehicle rollover north of Lake Country has claimed one life.

RCMP have not yet confirmed.

A lane closure is in effect northbound following the accident.

ORIGINAL 6:50 p.m.

There are reports of a serious, single vehicle accident on Highway 97 at the north end of Lake Country, near Crystal Waters Road.

Unconfirmed reports have people trapped in the vehicle.

The Capital News will update this story as more information becomes available.

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